IRCPL

Upcoming Events


Feb
20
Studying Up: A Brief History of the Religion of the Future – Presented by Columbia Dept. of Religion
February 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This event is being organized by the Columbia Department of Religion, with co-sponsorship from the Institute for Religion, Culture, and Public Life. For more information regarding this event, please contact the Religion Department at 212-851-4122.
Mar
1
Populism and Religion: The American Case
March 1 @ 1:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Everyone seems to be writing on populism these days. Given the global rise of populist movements, parties and leaders, this is unsurprising. But the relationship of populism to religion has been understudied. We want to focus on the American case. While it may be distinctive in certain key respects,...
Mar
2
Populism and Religion: The American Case
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Everyone seems to be writing on populism these days. Given the global rise of populist movements, parties and leaders, this is unsurprising. But the relationship of populism to religion has been understudied. We want to focus on the American case. While it may be distinctive in certain key respects,...

News & Announcements


February 14, 2018

Call for Papers: “Pluralisms in Emergenc(i)es: Movement, Space, and Religious Difference” – Tunis

Abstract Deadline: April 1, 2018 Pluralisms in Emergenc(i)es is the second conference in a series that explores pluralism as it emerges in response to contemporary global crises in the Middle East and North Africa. The conference situates Tunis  as a historical epicenter of human, commodity, and capital mobility and, as such, pluralism. “Pluralism” is commonly […]
January 9, 2018

Columbia Center for the Study of Social Difference – Call for Proposals

The Center for the Study of Social Difference: Call For Papers for new funded faculty working groups Funding available: $35-$50K for two-three year projects Deadline: February 1, 2018 at 11:59pm We encourage anyone interested in submitting a proposal to please contact CSSD (cl2866@columbia.edu) in advance of the deadline for feedback in drafting their proposal.   The Center […]
January 8, 2018

IRCPL Receives Joint Projects and TIER Grants from Alliance Program | Columbia University

Joint Projects Grant: “Populism in America and the Middle East: Ethical and Religious Dimensions” Partner University: Centre de Recherches Internationales (CERI) at Sciences Po This project will bring together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from Columbia, Sciences Po, and other universities, as well as journalists, people in government, and religious leaders, who will comparatively investigate the […]
January 6, 2018

AC4 Graduate Student Fellowship Program

The Fellowship Program engages students and faculty who are doing interdisciplinary research or practice with focus on conflict resolution and peacebuilding, to cultivate constructive conflict management and sustainable peace, and to support students to engage and think critically about issues of peace and sustainability. Each year, AC4 funds as many as 12 Columbia University graduate students conducting an […]
December 11, 2017

The Conclusion of “Pluralism in Emergenc(i)es: Movement, Space, and Religious Difference” in Amman, Jordan

Last week, on December 6th and 7th, the Institute for Religion, Culture, and Public Life presented Part One of our global conference series, “Pluralism in Emergenc(i)es: Movement, Space, and Religious Difference,” in collaboration with Columbia Global Centers, the Center for Religion, Conflict and Globalization at the University of Groningen, and the Department of Culture Studies and […]